Meet Our Instructors

From glaciers, geology, and grizzly bears to flora, fauna, and fungi, our world-class course instructors are the best in the business.

Become a member of the Glacier Institute today and enjoy dozens of free unlimited educational programs in and around Glacier National Park. Learn about the different types of memberships available here.

Not sure if membership is for you? Check out all of the exciting members-only courses we offer here.

Carol Medlicott

Courses Taught: Beavers

Denny Olson

Courses Taught: Birding by Ear, Uncommon Loon

Elena Ulev

Courses Taught: Montana Master Naturalist

Ellen Horowitz

Courses Taught: Early Season Wildflowers, Forest Bathing, Reading the Forest Landscape

Hillary Parker

Courses Taught: Wildflowers in Watercolors, Plein Air Watercolor Sketching & Painting

Janet Paul Bones

Courses Taught: Alpine Wildflowers, Wildflower Workshop

Jeff Kuhn

Courses Taught: Geology of the Highline

Julia Smit

Courses Taught: Spring Mushrooms, Fall Mushrooms

Kelly Minear

Courses Taught: Birding for Beginners

Lisa Bate

Courses Taught: Harlequins

Mike Carpenter

Courses Taught: Beginner's Fly Fishing, Women's Fly Fishing

Rob Harwood

Courses Taught: Fall Photo

Steve Wirt

Courses Taught: Orchids

Zowie Caouette

Courses Taught: Women of Glacier